ksun / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root ksun: soviet, Sputnik, syn-.


Preposition and preverb meaning "with"

1. syn- from Greek sun, xun, together, with.
2. Basic form *su(n)-.
a. soviet from Old Russian compound sŭvětŭ, assembly;
b. sputnik from Russian so-, s-, with, together. a and b from Old Russian sŭ(n)-, with, together.

[In Pokorny 2. sem- 902.]

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